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Faust

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (6/17/2018)
Paperback, German (5/20/2013)
Paperback, German (1/16/2009)
Paperback, German (1/16/2009)
Paperback (2/9/2021)
Paperback (12/30/2017)
Paperback (11/4/2011)
Paperback (7/7/2017)
Paperback (12/30/2017)
Paperback (12/30/2017)
Paperback, German (4/7/2016)
Paperback, German (5/20/2013)
Paperback (4/5/2018)

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I do not pretend to aught worth knowing, I do not pretend I could be a teacher To help or convert a fellow-creature. Then, too, I've neither lands nor gold, Nor the world's least pomp or honor hold- No dog would endure such a curst existence Wherefore, from Magic I seek assistance, That many a secret perchance I reach Through spirit-power and spirit-speech, And thus the bitter task forego Of saying the things I do not know, - That I may detect the inmost force Which binds the world, and guides its course; Its germs, productive powers explore, And rummage in empty words no more O full and splendid Moon, whom I Have, from this desk, seen climb the sky So many a midnight, -would thy glow For the last time beheld my woe Ever thine eye, most mournful friend, O'er books and papers saw me bend; But would that I, on mountains grand, Amid thy blessed light could stand, With spirits through mountain-caverns hover, Float in thy twilight the meadows over, And, freed from the fumes of lore that swathe me, To health in thy dewy fountains bathe m.

Independently Published, 9798705973224, 158pp.

Publication Date: February 9, 2021